Robins Classic Motorcycles
This site is for private owners to advertise their Classic motorcycles. Please email and I will supply the owner of the motorcycles email address, telephone number and location that they are being offered for sale. You can discuss the motorcycle directly with the owner.
The motorcycles offered are privately owned and are with the owners. You are buying from the vehicle owners, the motorcycles are only advertised on this web site.
If you have any questions regarding any of the Classic and Vintage British Motorcycles and Classic and Vintage Motorcycles Advertised for sale, shipping, crating and Insurance or Customs information please contact Robin by way of Email and I will supply the owners name.
Please note that YOU ARE BUYING DIRECTLY FROM THE OWNER. If you have a motorcycle you would like to advertise please email with the details. This site gets an average or 8500 hits a day! Please read the DISCLAIMER
as I do not or will not guarantee or warantee the motorcycles advertised by their owners on this Web Site.
So, check out some of the motorcycles that are advertised for sale by their owners. If you are interested in any of these motorcycles please contact me for the Owners telephone number or e-mail address.
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All MOTORCYCLES ARE FOR SALE BY THEIR OWNERS
1962 BSA D7 Bantam 175cc
The BSA Bantam was a British motorcycle made by Birmingham Small Arms Company at their factory in Small Heath, Birmingham. It was their largest selling models with 300,000 produced over the life span. Very good original condition with a lovely patina. The 2 stroke engine was produce by BSA.
Comes with original riders manual.
1966 BSA Lightning A65 650ccc
You won't find a more perfect BSA Lightning than this bike.. This Lightning has many unseen mechanical improvements. Cosmetics are second to none. Matching numbers and completely reconditioned and rebuilt as needed. Brakes uprated and the front is fitted with the double leading brake.
The best of everyting available has been used on this bike. Bike has been started and used after being restored, runs sweetly and is well sorted. With twin carburettors the A65L could still reach 108 mph (174 km/h). Located in Burnaby BC
1972 BSA B50 T ( Victor Trail)
Very original (except rear lens) even the tires, decal on the speedo, cable clips, tank is amazing shape, no dents. Speedo shows only 5,300 miles. Painted faded and needs a new seat cover skin. This is a road version of the last large capacity single that BSA made. About 5,700 were built between 1971 -
d 1973. The Victor trail version was specifically designed with the fast growing trail riding boom in the USA. The bike using many parts common to both the SS and MX versions. Located in Chilliwack BC.
1968 Norton Mercury 650ss
The Norton Mercury was an extension of the 650ss to use a large parts inventory that was not common with the Commando now in production. It was from this background that the Mercury arrived in 1968. The Mercury in reality was just a more tame single-carb version of the greatly revered 650SS. Came with painted fenders, primary case and chain guard to keep the cost down and with a lumpy seat! This bike was also promoted to
be able to take a sidecar while the Commando could not. Very original accept for the darker shade of blue paint than factory original. Matching numbers. Located in Campbell River Bc.
1968 Norton Atlas 750cc
Outstanding example of this near perfect classic. Matching frame and engine numbers with a clear title. Has 12V electrics, points ignition, twin instruments and 2 concentric Amal carburettors.
The 1968 Atlas is a milestone machine and it is the last year of the famous featherbed framed and road holder forks before the introduction of the Commando. Located in Chemainus,Vancouver Island BC.
1970 Norton Commando Fastback
This bike is in good condition. The tank and tail section have the original signal red fibreglass gel coat with new decals and looks very nice. The bike has a single Mk II Amal carb and a Boyer Ignition. New cloth wiring loom, home market handlebars and MK kick starter.
The tires are new Avon Road Riders with new tubes and a new front rim and stainless spokes. The bike has a new speedometer, new peashooter mufflers & mounts, new genuine Norton front fender and stays and new genuine Norton chain guard.
The bike starts very easily, idles and runs very well. Located in Cranbrook BC.
1971 Norton Commando Production Racer
All numbers match. This Norton is believed to be genuine due to all the original features that were still on the bike that were unique to the Production racers. Made in March 1971 with only one registered owner until the present owner purchased the bike for restoration.
It is thought that only 119 were made before the 72 Combat was put into production. A list of special features have been documented and are available upon request. Bike has been restored, refurbished and reconditioned to original as possible using only the best available parts
which have also been documented. This bike was featured by Robert Smith in Motorcycle Classics and a link to the article is available. This is an acceptional bike and certainly part of Nortons racing history. Located in Campbell River Vancouver Island BC.
1974 Norton Commando JPN
All fairings, seat assembly, tank assembly are original. Fairings were made by Avon for Norton JPN models and were mounted on a stock 850 Commando roadster with the exception of matte black exhaust, reasets and clip on bars. All numbers match.
Parts installed and restoration done have been documented and are available. This is a historic model and part of Nortons racing history that was sponsered by John Players. Located in Campbell River Vancouver Island BC.
Wanted Norton Commando, any year or model
Fair market value
Local Norton hobbyist looking for project bike. Parts or a complete bike. E-mail with what you have and I will have the fellow contact you. Can pickup or have shipped.
1948 Scott Flying Squirrel
Very original un-molested example. This is the 600cc with the 3 speed transmission that is liquid cooled. Battery and coil are new and carb has been reconditioned. The 1948 Flyer had a slightly altered frame, full width alloy hubs and Dowty Oleomatic forks (no internal springs, just air and oil).
Among the last to be manufactured at Shipley, Yorkshire. Unusual bike in western Canada as few were imported from the UK. Located in Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island.
1951 Triumph T100/ 500cc
Non-matching Engine and Frame. Ground-up restoration. Registered to frame number. Bike has correct 6 1/2" nacelle with cats eye lense. The engine has been up-graded with 1954-57 crank, rods resized, new liners in barrel back to standard, new pistons and rings, new valves and guides, new main bearings and shells. Clutch is new 650cc clutch basket. It has new rear brake drum, new gear box sprocket, new Reynolds primary and secondary chains, new tires and tubes, new cables, new handle bars, new exhaust pipes and mufflers. Gear box, generator and magneto rebuilt.
The magneto is BTH with automatic advance. The bike has a twin seat that has been reupholstered. All chrome has been redone. This bike has not been run since restoration. Located in Victoria BC.
1951 Triumph T100/ 500cc Racer
Matching Engine and Frame. Ground-up restoration. Registered to frame number. Bike has correct 6 1/2" nacelle with cats eye lense. The engine has been up-graded with 1954-57 crank, rods resized, new liners in barrel back to standard, new pistons and rings, new valves and guides, new main bearings and shells. Clutch is new 650cc clutch basket. It has new rear brake drum, new gear box sprocket, new Reynolds primary and secondary chains, new tires and tubes, new cables, new handle bars. Gear box and magneto rebuilt. The magneto is BTH with automatic advance.
Rebuilt Tach. The bike has a twin seat that has been reapholstered. The exhaust pipes and mufflers are new. All chrome has been redone. This bike has not been run since restoration. Located in Victoria BC.
1977 Triumph Bonneville T140V Silver Jubilee
Limited edition of 1,000 in USA and an additional 1,000 in UK specification, plus 400 for Commonwealth export of the T140V, produced to commemorate the 1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.
Primary drive, taillight housing and timing covers were chrome-plated and the wheel rim centres were painted and lined. This SJ has 23k miles,imported from the UK so it has the larger petrol tank as per UK specs. Needs little tlc paint is fading, starts and runs quiet and tight, original certificate of authenticity and MOT slips
Quickly established as a collectors item. This bike is a left hand shift 5 speed. Located in Chilliwack BC.
1979 Triumph Bonneville T140D Special Edition
This bike is being offered by the second owner. Known history from new. It has the TR7 head with Mikuni carb fitted for smoother running. British spec exhaust system installed but comes with practically new US spec head, carbs, exhaust and all the other US spec factory parts.
This bike is in mint condition and has always been well cared for by the owner. This particular bike is mentioned in the book, "Bonneville and TR6" page 169 by Tim Remus. Photobucket detailed pictorial available. Located in Central Virgina USA.
Wanted 1988-1993 Yamaha TDR 250
Fair market value
Local Yamaha enthusiast is looking for a TDR. E-mail with what you have and I will have the fellow contact you. Can pickup or have shipped.
1972 Yamaha R5 350cc
This is a nice bike that has some reconditioning as needed. It is not perfect but it is quite tidy. The tires, tubes and rim tapes have been replaced. The carburetors have been rebuilt and the rubber connections from the carb to the airbox are new.
The bike has new fork seals, new tank badges, new shift lever rubber, new clutch lever and a new reproduction seat.
The front fender has been rechromed and looks new. The bikes runs well and everything works. Has a NOS left side exhaust not installed. Only issue is some of the engine case black paint should be touched up. Located in Cranbrook BC.
1972 Yamaha DS7 250ccc
Perfect example of this iconic motorcycle in 100 percent original condition with now only 3500 miles. Last year owner replaced gaskets, seals, rebuilt the crank shaft and replaced all bearings. Installed 1st over Pistons, rebuilt carbs. This bike isprepared as a rider and qualifies for collectors
plates in BC registration. Located in Parksville on Vancouver Island.
1976 Suzuki GT 750
No chips or dings with new tires and tubes . No rust, always inside, original tool kit, shop manual etc. New master brake kit, complete engine rebuild mains, seals and new crank seals done by Mongoose engineering Vancouvers. New water pump etc. 0nly300 k since rebuild.
Located in Qualicum Beach BC on Vancouver Island.
1978 Honda 750/4 SS
Has only 50,000 kms since new. Bike is well maintained. The fuel tank has also been cleaned, sealed, and painted. It has new tires and a strong battery.
It is reliable, starts easily, handles, corners well and is ridden weekly. Presently approved for Collector Plate status in BC. Located in Surrey BC.
1969 Moto Guzzi V 750 Ambassador
Very original, the following things changed, now a five speed with later rear end drive. Sleeved, stock bore, original exhaust, heads done recently by Mongoose. Pearl white paint job. Tank decals never replaced after paint job.Good running bike with BC title.
Located in the Nanoose area on Vancouver Island.
1971 Puch MX off Road
With rebuilt 1971 Yamaha 125cc engine. This bike has been almost completely redone. New paint, wheels and tires, seat, shocks controls. Has Bassani pipe, folding kickstart. Runs excellent. Located in Qualicum Beach BC.
1973 Moto Guzzi 850 Restoration Project
1973 Basket case, original BC bike, all there, police model, foot boards,
police dash, all apart, have new Gilardoni 850 Nikasil cylinder kits. Cylinders alone are
over $800. Sorry no pictures at this time. Located in Nanoose area on Vancouver Island.
1974 Moto Guzzi 850 Eldorado
Disc brake front end, originally came with one disc, additional disc added later. Wth 30 mm Dellorto's, original air box, stainless exhaust headers, new reproduction mufflers with crossover. Period bags, deep spline clutch sprocket, Valteck cam chain tension-er.
New Gilardoni Nikasil cylinder kits. Already collector plated, should not have a problem to re-qualify in BC. This is a very good running bike, well sorted, and reliable.Located in Nanoose area on Vancouver Island.
1962 Vespa GS160 MK1
If you know Vespas, you will know that this is the most collectible model of all, the iconic 1962 GS160 Mk1 with roundtail and rear glove box. It was restored from the ground up to
museum quality and factory specifications using NOS parts. The bodywork was walnut-shell blasted and metal repaired (no filler) by Alltech Machining and Pacific Coating. Painted the correct Old English White by Perfections Painting.
The powertrain was rebuilt from the crank up by Vespa specialist. Plating and polishing is by Victoria Plating. Upholstery by Tommys. This is the best example you will see. Video and/or more images available. Located in Delta BC.
Four Classic and Vintage Vespas
$5,000 or sane offer
Owner would prefer to sell all four scooters as a lot but will separate. The 1963 Silver Vespa 150cc is licenced and runs and rides great. The red & white 1963 150 cc recently tuned and running well. The 1965 50 cc a is running well... pink and white , no motorcycle licenced
needed for this scooter.
The 1960 150 cc as is, for parts only, has spare transmission... blue and white. Located on Salt Spring Island.
2003 BMW R1150R
Very nice BMW R1150R for sale with OEM side bags and $4000 in extras fitted. This is the 85hp motor developed to ensure a smooth power delivery with no surging. The bike is a torque demon and has covered 52K miles
and comes with a fully documented service record and the original owner?s handbook and toolkit.
Recently serviced and fitted with new Michelin Pilot tires and a new battery. Located in Lantzville BC.
2008 BMW F800
With only 34000ks and optional ABS brakes. The F800 use low-maintenance belt drives and single sided swingarms. Alarm touring windshield after market muffler in new condition. Located in Qualicum Beach BC.
1989 Harley Davidson FXRP
Extremely hard to find 1989 Harley Davidson FXRP Police Special. Owner purchased this rare bike from a New York dealership in 1991 and was told that it was never used in the Police service, which is why it only has 23,000 miles on it. Other than the Supper Trap exhaust and
slightly lowered suspension, this bike is original. It has an 80 cu.(1340cc) overhead valve twin engine with solid state ignition and a 5-speed constant mesh, foot shift transmission. Qualifies for Collector Plate status in BC which means resonable insurance. This bike is peppy, agile and comfortable. It is in good original cosmetic and running condition. It has Spanish (EU) and Canadian registration.
According to Harley, there were only 379 FXRPs with fairing built in 1989, with very few remaining. Located in Vancover BC.
1950s' Swallow Jet 80 Sidecar
In better than average condition. Ready to attach and use. Right hand mount. Painted black to match the Vincent it was originally attached to. Has a windscreen mounted. Located in Edmonton AB
New Sidecars for Sale
Selling new sidecars, featuring Cozy and other brands. Email me for importers information. Located in Victoria BC
1969 Jaguar 2+2
This car has been completely restored and is a Montana car and is rust free! The engine is 4.2 ltrs. The trans is a Borg Warner 65 and was completely rebuilt. The car was stripped to bare metal and a high grade paint job done. There is no bondo!! It has new red Connally leather, and wool carpets and interior kit from England. The engine was completely rebuilt as was the transmission. It also has air conditioning that works. It has the earlier triple carb setup (have the two carb setup goes with it) Tires and brakes were also new.
The dual exhaust tips could be replaced, but are not serious. There are dual driving lights. This car is a spectacular sports car and is ready to go anywhere. Health issue forces sale, sorry no trades. Located in Qualicum Beach BC
CLASSIC BRITISH MOTORCYCLE SHEETMETAL PARTS
Colin Kelly produces hand made sheet metal parts such as chain guards, airbox housings and various parts
for many British Motorcycles. Visit Colin's web site for more details on sheet metal parts available. CLASSIC BRITISH BIKE PARTS.:
Vintage parts for your classic British ride.
CANADIAN VINTAGE MOTORCYLE GROUP / ISLAND SECTION
Now formed, the Vancouver Island Section of the Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group (CVMG).
Presently have 14 members. The fee is $35 a year and you receive a national newsletter monthly and access to members only sections on the national CVMG web site. We have started a mailing list to inform island members of local events.
If you are interested in joining us please email me for details. If you are already a member and live on Vancouver Island please Email and I will add you to our membership list for Event notices.
MOTORCYCLES TO ADVERTISE
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If you have a classic motorbike such as a: British Classic Motorcycle, American Classic Motorcycle, European Classic Motorcycle or Scooter, Japanese Classic Motorcycle or other makes you want to advertise, please Email details to Robin
"Robins Classic Motorcycles" is a registered sole Proprietorship in British Columbia Canada. I only advertising motorcycles on my Virtual Web site. I do not have a store location or keep other peoples motorcycles at my home.
I advertise only on behalf of the owners and again you are Buying Directly FROM THE OWNER, NOT from Robins Classic Motorcycles.